REWIND-A-WAI #132: NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn II

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John Pollock & Wai Ting review NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn II (2016) featuring Samoa Joe vs. Shinsuke Nakamura, Asuka vs. Bayley and The Revival vs. DIY in championship matches.

John & Wai discuss the role Paul Levesque’s NXT played in providing a WWE alternative during a pre-AEW wrestling landscape, the importance of CFO$ to the successes of Bobby Roode & Shinsuke Nakamura, Asuka’s ascent into stardom in North America, Bayley’s final NXT match, and more.

This event was chosen by Espresso Executive Producer, Brent Nicol.

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NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn II
Saturday, August 20, 2016
Brooklyn, New York
Barclays Center

  • NXT Championship: Samoa Joe (c) vs. Shinsuke Nakamura
  • NXT Women’s Championship: Asuka (c) vs. Bayley
  • NXT Tag Team Championships: The Revival (c) vs. DIY
  • Bobby Roode vs. Andrade Cien Almas
  • Ember Moon vs. Billie Kay
  • No Way Jose vs. Austin Aries

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